6 toughest games on the Vikings 2022 schedule

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The Minnesota Vikings face some tough opponents during the 2022 NFL season but these are the games that could give the team the most trouble.

Now that the schedule has been released for the 2022 NFL season, it’s time to look ahead to the games on the slate for the Minnesota Vikings and try to figure out of it is a favorable schedule or not.

Quite a few factors contribute to how challenging a game might be. The opponent is always the top contributor, but other factors like positioning on the schedule, conditions the games are played under, and the level of hype surrounding the game are all things to keep an eye on.

The purple and gold statistically have one of the easier schedules in the league according to their strength of schedule but that means nothing when the two teams take the field since anything can happen on any given Sunday.

Let’s take a look at the six most difficult games on the schedule for the Minnesota Vikings during the 2022 NFL season and why they pose such a threat to a team hoping to get the playoffs after missing the postseason in back-to-back years.